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January 2011

Geek Nation Tours

Larry Vela 2 Minute Read January 26

Our buddies at Geek Nation tours are headed back to the UK this year and they have trapped a very special creature for your entertainment… More after the jump. After the huge success of our 2010 tour Geek Nation Tours is returning to the United Kingdom in the fall of 2011. Every miniature wargaming Geek’s […]

Warmachine Tactics: Taking on Trolls

Guest Columnist 3 Minute Read January 26

I probably hear more complaints about facing Trolls than about any single other faction.  Lots of big, high armored, Tough, often multi-wound models can drive a player nuts.  But they can be beaten.Yes, Trolls can be annoying to play against.  They’ve got decent speed (especially with their buffs), they’ve normally got good ARM, high damage […]

40K BATTLE REPORT: Night Lords vs Tyranids (Video)


Hi everybody. The BoLS video battlereports continue. Today you get Aventine’s Tyranid Hivefleet facing down Bigred’s old-school Night Lords Chaos Space Marines. Insatiable hunger vs heartless cruelty – who shall prevail? Subscribe to the BoLS YouTube Channel ~Comments are welcome guys! You can expect many more battle reports and videos featuring all aspects of the […]

Finance: Games Workshop Half-Yearly Report Out

Larry Vela 2 Minute Read January 26

Remember this Games Workshop fiscal post from a few weeks ago?  Well the full semi-annual report for roughly the last half of 2010 is out for public consumption.  Lots in interesting stuff in there regarding performance, overall sales and future prospects. Some of the juicy bits…via the London Stock Exchange:   ~click for the full […]

Wargames Gallery 1-25-11


We have a Blackhawk down…overCaption contest -GO! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes & Flames of War shots are welcome.

PlanetStrike: Tyranid Tactics

Guest Columnist 6 Minute Read January 25

This week let’s discuss Tyranids and Planetstrike, how best to ensure a bloody victory during your next planetary invasion. You do play Planetstrike don’t you? These last few weeks I have had the luxury of playing Planetstrike. Before we get into the matter at hand I would like to ask the question, why do I […]

Brent: Detailing Miniatures: The Easy Way or the…

Brent 4 Minute Read January 25

Boys and girls, Unicorns and children of all ages, I’m tired I am.  Last week’s article on the Wrecking Crew took it out of me!  To that end, I’m taking the easy way out… and showing you an easy way out. Brent from Strictly Average here, and before I begin I’d like to take a […]

40K Open Thread: Flyers

Larry Vela 2 Minute Read January 25

Hi folks. So we are all hearing about this “summer of flyers” in the rumormill.  So lets talk about what that might mean for the game. First off, we have two varying concepts for rulesets that are best personified in the generic flyer ruleset from Apocalypse and the more restrained fast skimmer codex versions we […]

Wargames Gallery 1-24-11


Everyone loves a cultI’ve got nothing…  BoLS Night Shift -GO! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes & Flames of War shots […]

REVIEW: Battlefoam Dark Eldar Trays

Guest Columnist 3 Minute Read January 24

Battlefoam was nice enough to send us their new product line of trays for Dark Eldar.  Lets take a look. First Impressions When I opened up the shipping box I was surprised on how tall the foam was actually for the Dark Eldar Range. The first tray I went to was the vehicle tray which […]

WFB RUMORS: Orcs & Goblins Latest

Larry Vela 2 Minute Read January 24

Its time for a little chatter about the next reported Army book barreling our way for Warhammer Fantasy – Orcs & Goblins. via Darnok BasicsThe new O&G book is confirmed for March 2011Pre-orders will be up at February the 9th.Releases the 5th and 19th of March. Army BookAccording to Harry, “in 8th edition, and starting […]

40k: Types of Anti-tank Firepower

Kirby 4 Minute Read January 24

Being able to deal with tanks is an important part of 40k and has increased in significance with tank armies being relevant again thanks to 5th edition rules. Let’s take a look at how one might effectively deal with different types of tanks.It’s the pink fiend Kirby from 3++ is the new black to discuss […]


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